TRAPANI EXCURSIONS

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SEGESTA, MARSALA WINERY, ERICE  

Full Day from Trapani port/hotel

Segesta TempleToday our first stop today is to Segesta, one of the major cities of the Elymian people (one of the three indigenous peoples of Sicily). Upon arrival, independent visit to the Temple. Later,  continue to a local winery to visit to the cellars and wines tasting. This afternoon we will reach Erice. The Elymians settled this medieval town and it was an important religious site associated with goddesses of fertility. Wander through its’ ancient streets and visit some of the famous homemade pastry shops, world-renown for marzipan candies and other delicacies like almond and pistachio pastries. Later back to Trapani port/hotel.

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COOKING COURSE & ERICE 

Full Day from Trapani port/hotel

Today our first stop today is to to an olive oil factory & farmhouse to enjoy a simple and country cooking course. Light lunch. This afternoon we will reach Erice. The Elymians settled this medieval town and it was an important religious site associated with goddesses of fertility. Wander through its’ ancient streets and visit some of the famous homemade pastry shops, world-renown for marzipan candies and other delicacies like almond and pistachio pastries. Later back to Trapani port/hotel.

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SAN VITO LO CAPO BEACH & ERICE

Full Day from Trapani port/hotel

Today our first stop today is to San Vito lo Capo, is a charming coastal town in the Trapani area with a great beach. Extending below Mount Cofano, a high pointed limestone cliff visible from a distance, San Vito is near the Zingaro Nature Reserve and the hamlet of Scopello, where some scenes of the movie Ocean's Twelve were filmed in 2004. Time at leisure to rest and enjoy the beach side. This afternoon we travel to Erice. ander through its’ ancient streets and visit some of the famous homemade pastry shops, world-renown for marzipan candies and other delicacies like almond and pistachio pastries. Later back to Trapani port/hotel.

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MONREALE & PALERMO

Full Day from Trapani port/hotel

Today we drive to Monreale to see where the Arab-Norman art and architecture reached the pinnacle of its glory with the Duomo, launched in 1174 by William II. It represents scenes from the Old and New Testaments all in golden mosaics. Then on to Palermo to explore the lively Capo Market, a large open street market that captures the flavor of Palermo's Saracen Arab past. Capo is a blend of general confusion and a jumble of vendors' stalls, winding toward the old gate (Porta Carini) of what used to be the city wall. We continue by seeing Piazza Pretoria and Via Maqueda, whose “four corners” converge Palermo at a quartet of baroque palaces left over from the heyday of Spanish rule dating from 1560.  Time at leisure for shopping before returning to Trapani port/hotel.

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SALT WAY ROAD, MOTHIA ISLAND & WINERY

Full Day from Trapani port/hotel

Today we travel between Trapani and Marsala on the Salt Way Road.  We will tour the historic saltpan works where the ancient tradition of harvesting salt from the sea is still practiced.  We soon arrive to Marsala. On board on the ferry-boat to reach Mothia Island, founded at the end of VII century B.C. on the island of San Pantaleo, situated at the centre of a large lagoon, known today as 'Stagnone', or big pond. Time at leisure to visit the Withaker Museum and the archaeological site. Than we return to the main land. This afternoon we will visit a winery to tasting wines. Later back to Trapani port/hotel.

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